How Did Poe Wrote The Masque Of The Red Death

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Was Poe “The Masque of the Red Death, 200 years ago” have been talking about the modern day disease of Ebola? I don't think he was talking about Ebola when he wrote the story. First because I didn't really even hear about Ebola till like 4th grade and he wrote this story 200 years ago. And plus they said you bleed out of all of your pores on the red death but Ebola you just get really sick from eating fruit bats. It takes a few weeks to die when you have Ebola and the red death only takes 30 minutes to die. They could catch the red death if you got close to them, so prince Prospero picked who he liked and whoever he didn't like was left out to die outside of the castle, and they all had a party in his castle for about 6 months. It was hard

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